Best Things To Do & Days Out In Callander, Stirling and Falkirk

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 397 fun things to do in Callander for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 273 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Callander day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Callander with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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McLaren Leisure Centre

  • Stirling
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

McLaren Leisure Centre has a 20m swimming pool, a climbing wall and a soft play area for children under 7. The climbing wall is available for childre...

Go Ape Aberfoyle

  • Aberfoyle
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Mountains, moorland, valleys, highlands, rivers and lochs - you’ll see it all as your clamber through the treetops at Go Ape Aberfoyle. The first of...

Rednock Trekking

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Rednock Trekking Castle Rednock Farm is a scenic working hill farm within the Stirling, Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and is of easy reach...

Argaty Red Kites

  • Doune
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Argaty Red Kites is a bird watching centre that gives you a unique chance to get close to these exciting birds and learn more about them. The aim of...

Doune Castle

  • Doune
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Built for the Regent Albany, Doune Castle is a magnificent late 14th century courtyard castle that kids of all ages can get imaginative about. Its mo...

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

  • Aberfoyle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre at Aberfoyle previously known as David Marshall Lodge, offers ranger led events, which occur throughout the year. The...

Doon Hill Fairy Walk

  • Aberfoyle
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Come and visit the mystical Scottish Highlands and search for fairies on the Doon Hill Fairy Walk. Long, long ago there was a man named Reverend Kirk...

Loch Katrine

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Loch Katrine is a beautiful Loch you can stroll or cycle around but the highlight is the landmark steamship the Sir Walter Scott which will take you...

Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park3.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Safari Parks

Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park is a great day out for the family. Kids can enjoy getting their faces painted and will love the brand new ad...

Briarlands Farm

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

A stringent dose of fresh air and family activities are what’s on the menu at Briarlands Farm. Feed the animals, bounce on the jumping pillow, have a...

Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre

  • Comrie
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre offers a full day out with all the elements you could ask for: animals, play areas indoors and out and loads of activit...

Do It Outdoors

  • Comrie
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

If you’ve got a budding Bear Grylls on your hands, the answer is simple: Do It Outdoors! This outdoor centre is family focused and given its location...

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regime

  • Stirling
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Museum traces over 200 years of one of Scotland's elite military regiments: The Argyll and Sutherland Highlande...

Stirling Castle

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Stirling Castle is, without doubt, one of the grandest of all Scottish castles, both in its situation on a commanding rock outcrop and in its archite...

The National Wallace Monument

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The National Wallace Monument Climb the tower- warning there are a lot of steps!- and see the views from the top. On the way up, you can trace the st...

Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum is a museum telling the story of Stirling including models of people at work and play and lots of interesti...

The Stirling Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore Stirling with our unique and fun packed self guided themed Treasure Trail. You and the kids will enjoy 2 hours of adventure and clue solving...

AMF Bowling Stirling

  • Stirling
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Hands up, who here loves bowling?! Anyone who’s hands stayed down, prepare to have a change of heart with arcade games, air hockey and some pretty te...

Kings Park

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

A tremendous amount of adventure and all for free! Facilities here include several Tennis Courts, Toddler Swings, Climbing Frames, Slides and Helter...

The Peak

  • Stirling
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Peak features a modern multi use ice sheet which welcomes families, with ice hockey, speed skating and ice dancing sessions all available. There...

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